INDIA: NIA COURT GIVES DEATH SENTENCE TO TWO PRO-BODOLAND MILITANTS
September 17, 2018:
A special court of the National Investigation Agency in Guwahati gave the death penalty to two militants of the National Democratic Front of Bodoland and sentenced two others to life in connection with the murders of members of the tribal community in 2014, reported The New Indian Express on September 15, 2018. (Sources: scroll.in, 15/09/2018)
While Bishnu Narzary and Ajoy Basumatary were given the death sentence, Nitul Daimary and Sanju Bordoloi were sentenced to life in jail.
On December 23, 2014, at least 50 people in Assam died when armed members of the militant National Democratic Front of Bodoland went on a killing spree across Sonitpur and Kokrajhar districts.